To purchase by paypal/card please follow this link to my new DOLANGUAGES site which combines French, German and Spanish resources in one place. Go to the page for this title now.
De quoi s'agit-il?
Following the privations of the occupation France was just starting to get back into gear in 1954 when the young Françoise Sagan penned Bonjour Tristesse. The book was an immediate bestseller although it shocked to the core traditional Catholic bourgeois society.
Cécile, who has recently been reunited with her father after spending her formative years in a convent following her mother's death, is anxious to make up for lost time. She is looking forward to a blissfully hedonistic summer on the Côte d'Azur with the father she adores and his rather superficial but beautiful girlfriend Elsa.
Following the arrival of Anne, a friend of her deceased mother, who turns up at the father's invitation, Cécile quickly finds herself in a quandary; does she accept and embrace the different moral and social code that this classy new arrival represents or does she try to repel her?
We see the plot develop through the eyes of someone whose wobbly moral compass depends on the whims of her own inflated ego.
The novel was filmed in 1958 by Otto Preminger with the ill-fated Jean Seberg in the role of Cécile.
Login to sample materials
To login to the sample materials to view the type of resources you are able to access log in top right with username bttrial and password letmein103
Scroll down to My Courses to see the sample course.
Each set of literature resources costs £30. I can either invoice your school or send you a paypal invoice. Just email me at firstname.lastname@example.org preferably on your school/college email. I can give you online access almost immediately.
Cost with CD also-£35Please follow this link to the Bonjour Tristesse page on my new DOLANGUAGES site to access paypal card payment
Cost as moodle and other VLE course-£40
Resources from alevelfrench.com
Click here to download a pdf demonstrating the pedagogical approach adopted by the course.
Here are the first pages of each of the alevelfrench.com full vocabulary list for the collection, the summary and the question list. To see samples of the other exercise types please log in with the trial log in below.
Page by page vocabulary page 1
Summary page 1
Questions page 1
Powerpoint visual stimulus with sentence triggers
- essay writing help and sample essays